KPMG study finds main contractors suffering tightening margins and declining cash levels despite upturn
What can cost, time and functional metrics tell you about delivering a capital programme in the aviation sector? David Crewe of Turner & Townsend explains why it makes sense to reach beyond the traditional measures of development efficiency
What made our consultants and engineers choose construction and what can we learn from them about recruiting new talent?
What made our architects choose construction and what can we learn from them about recruiting new talent?
What made our contractors and housebuilders choose construction and what can we learn from them about recruiting new talent?
As the party conference season approaches, Building is now ready to unveil the next stage of its Agenda 15 campaign to create a manifesto for construction for the next parliament.
As we approach the last party conference season before the general election, Building offers a guide to where each party stands on construction issues
Faced with the task of adding an extra 11 storeys to its structure, the engineering team working on London’s South Bank Tower have found a way to extend its height without additional foundations or a dramatic redesign
A US construction giant celebrates the opening of Spartak Moscow’s new football stadium, the Australian prime minister goes to live in the Outback and there’s some sterling charity work being done across the sector
Bennetts Associates-designed £37m Cultural Centre in Chester wins planning permission
Chinese backed-scheme to provide student accommodation and business space is designed by architect Hadfield Cawkwell Davidson
Skateboarders will continue to use undercroft and in return all parties agree to drop legal action to wider £120m revamp
Development Securities and McLaren get green light for redevelopment of city centre market
Contractor’s delayed Bangor theatre job now set to complete “by the end of November”
City council leader reveals progress on long-awaited developments
Sketch of the week
Help us shape Building’s Agenda 15 manifesto
A positive external image of the sector will go a long way to bringing in fresh talent
Is the government offering enough of an incentive for local authorities and private sector developers with its brownfield housing initiative?
From the archive
The facade is one of the key elements governing the thermal performance of office buildings, which can be undermined by large expanses of glazing. This CPD module, sponsored by Dow Corning, examines two solutions